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Theresearch and development effort, in Western Europe, North America and the Soviet Union

Theresearch and development effort, in Western Europe, North America and the Soviet Union

an experimental international comparison of research expenditures and manpower in 1962

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Published in [Paris] .
Written in English

    Subjects:
  • Research

  • Edition Notes

    ContributionsFreeman, C, Young, A, National Institute of Economic and Social Research
    Classifications
    LC ClassificationsQ180 A1 O75
    The Physical Object
    Pagination152p.
    Number of Pages152
    ID Numbers
    Open LibraryOL16485749M

    THE other day I was re-reading Clarence Day's wise and delightful book, "This Simian World," and came across the paragraph remarking on what unpromising entrants in the struggle for supremacy on this planet the lemurs might have seemed many millions of years ago. "Those frowzy, unlovely hordes of apes and monkeys," he wrote, "were so completely lacking in signs of kingship; they were so. If the Soviet Union were confronted on its western front with equal conventional forces, and in some localities with superior forces, calculations of actions and risks both in the Soviet Union and in Europe would be very different. Calculations of actions and risks make governmental policy. Consider now the nuclear armament of the alliance.

      They are not a particularly strong power. When we dealt with them in the Cold War, we were dealing with – I mean, we realized by the end of the s it was weaker than we had anticipated, but the Russia of today is nothing like the Soviet Union . > Why did Europe develop before the rest of the world? A2A Actually, Jared Diamond answered that for you in his well written and very interesting book Guns, Germs, and Steel. It's been a while now since I've read the book that had a profound impa.

      The Soviet Union wanted to block western political and economic influence in central and eastern Europe. It wanted to extend its own influence instead. So, after the war, it .   The US marshalled Western Europe into a system of containment aimed at limiting and ultimately diminishing Soviet power. NATO was established in while a huge financial package (the Marshall Plan) helped Western European economies to recover. The division of Europe froze political change for several decades.


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